Our Students
  • To understand and know each student, in order to better promote their intellectual, spiritual, emotional, and physical well-being
  • To guide and direct our students towards the pathways that work best for them, while helping them establish goals that are consistent with their individual aspirations
  • To focus on the success of our most vulnerable, by creating positive, welcoming, safe learning environments where every child can achieve success

Our Faith
  • To create an atmosphere that nurtures the faith journey of all our students and encourages them to put into practice the virtues inherent in our faith
  • To foster mutual respect for other beliefs while remaining true to our core Catholic principles and values
  • To seek out creative ways of strengthening connections between faith and academics through curriculum

Our Innovative Programs
  • To create a culture of innovation that embraces the realities of a rapidly changing world
  • To expose students to experiential learning that is related to exciting career paths in a variety of sectors, while being ever mindful of the potential for expansion into promising new areas that provide even greater opportunities for our students
  • To further the use of advanced technology in our schools, constantly seeking new methods to enhance student learning

Our Resources
  • To be prudent, wise and responsible stewards of our resources
  • To focus our resources on providing outstanding learning experiences for our students, while exploring and cultivating new community partnerships that can lead to exciting new learning opportunities
  • To ensure that the priorities identified in the multi-year strategic plan shape the board's budget and strategically direct our resources to support evidence-based student achievement initiatives

Our Team
  • To provide meaningful professional development for everyone on our team
  • To encourage all our employees, our ratepayers, and the broader Catholic community to commit to the faith formation and achievement of our students
  • To foster a culture where we celebrate the success of our staff and students by recognizing their achievements

Board Mission, Priorities, & Goals from WECDSB on Vimeo.

Multi-Year Strategic Plan: 2016-19

At its final meeting of 2015, the Trustees of the Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board approved the above Mission Statement, Priorities, and Goals as its Multi-Year Strategic Plan for 2016-19. These guiding principles will be used by the Board's Senior Administrative team to help direct our administrators, teaching, and support staff in order to make them operational realities.